Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - living - fashion - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 Dec 2014 05:35:55 PST BLOX v1.01 Two Turtle Dove Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Turtle-Dove-Gloves/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 19:40:19 PST
Eyeglass Case Animal Clutch http://www.instructables.com/id/Eyeglass-Case-Animal-Clutch/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 06:38:56 PST
Leather Key Holder Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Key-Holder-Necklace/
Leather Key Holder Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/IT9L/I3PK1UTM/FMRIT9LI3PK1UTM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/IT9L/I3PK1UTM/FMRIT9LI3PK1UTM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/IT9L/I3PK1UTM/FMRIT9LI3PK1UTM.SMALL.jpg push_reset Need a stylish way to keep your keys close at hand? This easy-to-make leather key sheath can be worn as a necklace or be used as a key holder and identifier. Gather Materials + Lobster claw style clasp or small snap hook+ Scraps of thick leatherrecommended thickness ~3mm~ 18" square inches + 40"...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:57:15 PST
Handbag Made From Cat Picture http://www.instructables.com/id/Handbag-Made-From-Cat-Picture/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 11:14:30 PST
Necktie Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Necktie-Purse/
Necktie Purse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/5WV6/I3R6XDES/FJS5WV6I3R6XDES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/5WV6/I3R6XDES/FJS5WV6I3R6XDES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/5WV6/I3R6XDES/FJS5WV6I3R6XDES.SMALL.jpg MyHandmadeHell I have a mild but growing fetish for cheap neckties purchased at my local Goodwill. For years I've been drooling over skirts, capes, and other cool little wearables made from these silky little jewels, and I finally caved and made one of my own! I present, the Necktie Purse!These make EXCELLENT last...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 06:50:36 PST
Scarf Camera Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Scarf-Camera-Strap/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 20:28:22 PST
DIY Dyed Denim Shorts http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dyed-Denim-Shorts/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 09:49:24 PDT
5 Minute Fashionable Fingerless Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Minute-Fashionable-Fingerless-Gloves/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:43:14 PST
The Eldredge Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Eldredge-Knot/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:44:44 PST
DIY Zip-off Skirt : Change Length http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Zip-off-Skirt-Change-Length/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 11:56:03 PST
Bi-fold Comic Book Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Bi-fold-Comic-Book-Wallet/
Bi-fold Comic Book Wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/WE1P/I3BHHEEZ/FHUWE1PI3BHHEEZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/WE1P/I3BHHEEZ/FHUWE1PI3BHHEEZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/WE1P/I3BHHEEZ/FHUWE1PI3BHHEEZ.SMALL.jpg jmacfarlane I found myself in need of a new wallet, and after seeing a couple paper wallet tutorials on here figured I'd give it a shot with comic pages. Super (ha!) pleased with the result.You can make this entirely from stuff already in your house, if you're a crafty type. I had to buy the cloth, but got a pi...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 20:49:40 PST
Big Statement Hair Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Statement-Hair-Bow/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 11:19:06 PST
Simple cute crochet headband with video hair-styling tutorials http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-cute-crochet-headband-with-video-hair-styli/
Simple cute crochet headband with video hair-styling tutorials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/01SR/I3DQ5KLH/FIH01SRI3DQ5KLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/01SR/I3DQ5KLH/FIH01SRI3DQ5KLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/01SR/I3DQ5KLH/FIH01SRI3DQ5KLH.SMALL.jpg jenn_huls I saw these headbands at a boutique selling for $20! I took one look at them and knew I had to figure out a pattern for them. So I sat down with my crochet hook and experimented until I came up with this pattern. This is a super simple pattern that even a beginner could do. Once you have the patter...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 07:44:41 PST
How to make an infinity scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-infinity-scarf/
How to make an infinity scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/U6EG/I395RCL6/F83U6EGI395RCL6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/U6EG/I395RCL6/F83U6EGI395RCL6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/U6EG/I395RCL6/F83U6EGI395RCL6.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink This infinity scarf is quick and easy to put together - even for beginning sewists! You can make this infinity scarf using one or two colors, maybe even more if you feel like stitching together multiple pieces to form a panel. This infinity scarf is sewn so that you don't have any raw edges showing,...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 13:36:09 PST
DIY Laser Cut Sweatshirt http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laser-Cut-Sweatshirt/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 12:11:46 PST
Belt Hole Punch http://www.instructables.com/id/Belt-Hole-Punch/
Belt Hole Punch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/U3WI/HZIHBG1W/FUKU3WIHZIHBG1W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/U3WI/HZIHBG1W/FUKU3WIHZIHBG1W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/U3WI/HZIHBG1W/FUKU3WIHZIHBG1W.SMALL.jpg cleverlike Good for you! Losing weight and now you need some new holes in your belt? It may seem obvious to put a hole in your belt with a drill, but that does a terrible job on leather. A friend came to me with 11 belts that needed two new holes each. I agreed to do the job and immediately set out to crea...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 06:52:54 PDT
Customize Your Boots With Studs! http://www.instructables.com/id/Customize-Your-Boots-With-Studs/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 09:25:13 PST
Customize Your Boots With Rhinestones! http://www.instructables.com/id/Customize-Your-Boots-With-Rhinestones/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 09:31:15 PST
Modular Felt Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Felt-Jewelry/
Modular Felt Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/IW6Q/I2VLFAY6/FFXIW6QI2VLFAY6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/IW6Q/I2VLFAY6/FFXIW6QI2VLFAY6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/IW6Q/I2VLFAY6/FFXIW6QI2VLFAY6.SMALL.jpg push_reset When it comes to designing, I love creating fashion items that give the wearer options. These felt bracelets and rings do just that. With binder screws and felt sheep's wool, you can make these simple and colorful accessories either for yourself or they would make a great gift!Let's begin! Modular...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:14:54 PST
Bleach Stamped Sweatshirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Bleach-Stamped-Sweatshirt/
Bleach Stamped Sweatshirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/X75S/I2TQZSZ0/FPUX75SI2TQZSZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/X75S/I2TQZSZ0/FPUX75SI2TQZSZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/X75S/I2TQZSZ0/FPUX75SI2TQZSZ0.SMALL.jpg pizzidave This is something I have wanted to try a while. I have seen bleach stamping done on colored cardstock and wanted to see how it would look on fabric. The results were fun and different. Materials SweatshirtBleachPaper towelplastic bowlFoam and/or rubber stampsPiece of cardboard the size of your s...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:46:50 PST
SHRED A SKULL INTO YOUR JEANS http://www.instructables.com/id/SHRED-A-SKULL-INTO-YOUR-JEANS/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:43:09 PST
Transform A Sweatshirt Into An Appliquéd Cardigan http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-A-Sweatshirt-Into-An-Appliquéd-Cardigan/
Transform A Sweatshirt Into An Appliquéd Cardigan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/8BA1/I2MXZIV6/FPP8BA1I2MXZIV6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/8BA1/I2MXZIV6/FPP8BA1I2MXZIV6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/8BA1/I2MXZIV6/FPP8BA1I2MXZIV6.SMALL.jpg MyHandmadeHell One of my favorite things to do is to transform outdated, badly-designed, or oversized thrift store finds into adorable, well-fitting works of Art that I can incorporate into my day-to-day wardrobe. In this Instructable, I'll show you how to turn a $3 oversized sweatshirt into a lovely, wearable, an...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:58:31 PST
How to Fix a Snagged Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-a-Snagged-Sweater/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:00:24 PST
Leather Corset Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Corset-Tutorial/
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 18:18:55 PST
Add a zipper to a knit cowl... http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-a-zipper-to-a-knit-cowl/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 16:37:57 PST
Laser cut Wooden Buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-cut-Wooden-Buttons/
Laser cut Wooden Buttons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/JJA1/I2D6MMF7/FILJJA1I2D6MMF7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/JJA1/I2D6MMF7/FILJJA1I2D6MMF7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/JJA1/I2D6MMF7/FILJJA1I2D6MMF7.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger Up until about a year ago I hardly ever wore shirts with buttons. Now, I have a collection of dress shirts that I am fairly proud of. One shirt in particular though was lacking a bit of character. What it needed was some wooden buttons. I used a laser cutter for these buttons but they could be made ...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 11:19:44 PST
Wet felted slippers http://www.instructables.com/id/Wet-felted-slippers/
Wet felted slippers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/5GB8/I2BRG2CE/F345GB8I2BRG2CE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/5GB8/I2BRG2CE/F345GB8I2BRG2CE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/5GB8/I2BRG2CE/F345GB8I2BRG2CE.SMALL.jpg dorchard Custom fitted slippers for the whole familyFelted wool is an amazing medium to work in. It's fluffy and squishy and very forgiving, unlike fabric.This method is called resist felting because we're putting wool around something the wool resists sticking to, creating an empty space inside. We can chan...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 21:09:11 PST
Movember belt buckle tuning http://www.instructables.com/id/Movember-belt-buckle-tuning/
Movember belt buckle tuning - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/AH7C/I2BR4OP9/F78AH7CI2BR4OP9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/AH7C/I2BR4OP9/F78AH7CI2BR4OP9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/AH7C/I2BR4OP9/F78AH7CI2BR4OP9.SMALL.jpg Eldalote Greetings!Well...No shave November has come so I'm bringing you this instructable.If you are participating and letting grow your epic beard or you are a lady who likes beard, or you just want to make an easy and cool looking fashion accessory, then you came to the right place! Things you will need...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 06:45:34 PST
How to make a leather wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-leather-wallet-2/
How to make a leather wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/0X1N/I24LXCMI/FE30X1NI24LXCMI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/0X1N/I24LXCMI/FE30X1NI24LXCMI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/0X1N/I24LXCMI/FE30X1NI24LXCMI.SMALL.jpg inspiretomake Making a cool leather wallet is easy. Just get yourself some scrap strips of leather ant you are good to go. No special tool required.You can see full process of making this simple wallet in the video. Cut you leather. Cut your leather with some extra space on the sides. Make slots You can us...
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 08:32:54 PST
Steel toe bunny slippers http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-toe-bunny-slippers/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 13:13:27 PST
Beautiful Butterfly Cape http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Butterfly-Cape/
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By: Mark Montano

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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 07:55:59 PST
Found Flaura Buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Found-Flaura-Buttons/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:45:57 PDT
Make an 18th century style hand fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-18th-century-style-hand-fan/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:03:35 PDT
Leather & Glow : Cut-out Tessellate Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Glow-Cut-out-Tessellate-Mask/
Leather & Glow : Cut-out Tessellate Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/VSW6/I1SIG8IP/FKYVSW6I1SIG8IP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/VSW6/I1SIG8IP/FKYVSW6I1SIG8IP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/VSW6/I1SIG8IP/FKYVSW6I1SIG8IP.SMALL.jpg rockj881 In honor of the spooky season I thought making a mask would be an appropriate use of the leather skein I picked up a few days ago.Recently I've been really inspired with with patterns found in sacred geometry, fractals, and tessellations. I thought using similar patterns for a leather based project ...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:05:21 PDT
From Short Blazer to Coat Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Blazer-Makeover/
From Short Blazer to Coat Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/0IQ0/I10JED6T/F0E0IQ0I10JED6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/0IQ0/I10JED6T/F0E0IQ0I10JED6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/0IQ0/I10JED6T/F0E0IQ0I10JED6T.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Turn a plain blazer into a couture coat dress! Watch the video tutorial here You'll need 1 Blazer2 yards heavy cotton or wool fabric 2 yards embellished lace Sewing machine E-6000 Fabri-Fuse Glue Scissors Straight pins Fabric chalk Lay out the fabric Lay one side of your blazer flatPlace t...
By: Mark Montano

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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 07:54:00 PDT
DIY Leather Octopus Pirate Eye Patch Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Leather-Octopus-Pirate-Eye-Patch-Mask/
DIY Leather Octopus Pirate Eye Patch Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0XXG/I1NUEJ35/FE90XXGI1NUEJ35.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0XXG/I1NUEJ35/FE90XXGI1NUEJ35.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0XXG/I1NUEJ35/FE90XXGI1NUEJ35.SMALL.jpg rinehartcreations It is a week until Halloween and my son still had not picked his costume. I had to twist his arrrrrrrrrrm but I got him to agreed to be a pirate. My son is quite a character so not just any old eye patch would do.So the octopus eye patch mask was born! Materials All materials can be purchased at...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:34:06 PDT
Starry Eyed Laser Cut Leather Mask (no sew, no tools required) http://www.instructables.com/id/Starry-Eyed-Laser-Cut-Leather-Mask-no-sew/
Starry Eyed Laser Cut Leather Mask (no sew, no tools required) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/2GKP/I1KJK9CR/FB02GKPI1KJK9CR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/2GKP/I1KJK9CR/FB02GKPI1KJK9CR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/2GKP/I1KJK9CR/FB02GKPI1KJK9CR.SMALL.jpg robopanda Not to alarm you, but this ain't your typical leather mask. Inspired by Mardi Gras more than Halloween, this method of creating leather masks by laser cutter will set you free to a whole new world of creation.STARS are in my opinion the easiest shape with which to create complicated, intricate desig...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:16:33 PDT
How To Make a Leather Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Leather-Bag/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:53:51 PDT
Skeleton Shoes made with Laser Cut Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Skeleton-Shoes-made-with-Laser-Cut-Stencils/
Skeleton Shoes made with Laser Cut Stencils - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/6W0Z/I1J5Z5QK/FYP6W0ZI1J5Z5QK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/6W0Z/I1J5Z5QK/FYP6W0ZI1J5Z5QK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/6W0Z/I1J5Z5QK/FYP6W0ZI1J5Z5QK.SMALL.jpg robopanda Perfect for trick or treating, these comfy flats are spooktactularly easy to make and super rad. Use glow in the dark paint, or glam it up with glitter. Or creep it out with shiny red. You will need:Plain black shoesTapePaint of choice (puffy, glow, glitter, etc. fine tip is best)Laser cut cardstock...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:34:18 PDT
Zipper Seam Dress for the Ladies http://www.instructables.com/id/Zipper-Seam-Dress-for-the-Ladies/
Zipper Seam Dress for the Ladies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/YCWQ/I1C41AF4/F9KYCWQI1C41AF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/YCWQ/I1C41AF4/F9KYCWQI1C41AF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/YCWQ/I1C41AF4/F9KYCWQI1C41AF4.SMALL.jpg XaviOrin This instructable is for a form-fitting, stretch knit dress with zippered seams! Mmmhhh... Zippers...I have seen many different styles of dresses that incorporate zippers, even dresses made completely out of zippers, (and how uncomfy that must be) so I decided I would make a dress for a friend, usin...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:23:37 PDT
Mermaid Tank Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Mermaid-Tank-Top/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:58:43 PDT
Pom Pom Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Pom-Pom-Scarf/
Pom Pom Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/428L/I1AJGULH/FCF428LI1AJGULH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/428L/I1AJGULH/FCF428LI1AJGULH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/428L/I1AJGULH/FCF428LI1AJGULH.SMALL.jpg Mark Montano Make this simple pom pom scarf with only a zig zag stitch and fabric glue. Watch the video tutorial here! You'll need Sewing machinePom Poms E-6000 Fabri-Fuse Scissors 2 yards striped fabric Measure and cut Fold your fabric and measure 12" to 14" inches along the lengthCut out the mea...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 06:13:18 PDT
Rodarte-Style Light Up Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Rodarte-Style-Light-Up-Shoes/
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By: SwitchGirl

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Tue, 30 Mar 2010 08:36:59 PDT
3 in 1 Zipper Purse, Tool Roll, and BackPack http://www.instructables.com/id/3-in-1-Zipper-Purse-Tool-Roll-and-BackPack/
3 in 1 Zipper Purse, Tool Roll, and BackPack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WT0S/I15L4SMQ/FVWWT0SI15L4SMQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WT0S/I15L4SMQ/FVWWT0SI15L4SMQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WT0S/I15L4SMQ/FVWWT0SI15L4SMQ.SMALL.jpg veryrealperson This project will show you how to make a multi pocket purse with button top clasps that can convert to either a tool roll or a backpack. This project is fun and simple way to make a multipurpose bag with just some basic sewing and quite a few zippers. This project is a variation on http://www.instru...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 08:31:40 PDT
Zipper Weave Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Zipper-Weave-Bag/
Zipper Weave Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/K86D/I155YWTC/F2DK86DI155YWTC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/K86D/I155YWTC/F2DK86DI155YWTC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/K86D/I155YWTC/F2DK86DI155YWTC.SMALL.jpg bibum.the.happiest I am about to go in an educational tour and as I was packing, I had a problem looking for a bag in just perfect size to place my toiletries. I cannot organize well my stroller bag with so many things to be placed. Then I realize, why don't I do one, just the right size and shape, with a nice handle ...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 07:06:42 PDT
Borderlands style T-shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Borderlands-style-T-shirt/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:51:40 PDT
Zipper Sweater Transformation http://www.instructables.com/id/Zipper-Sweater-Transformation/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 13:14:16 PDT
Reverse Tie-Dye http://www.instructables.com/id/Reverse-Tie-Dye/
Reverse Tie-Dye - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/XNS2/I0TVMZHC/F89XNS2I0TVMZHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/XNS2/I0TVMZHC/F89XNS2I0TVMZHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/XNS2/I0TVMZHC/F89XNS2I0TVMZHC.SMALL.jpg emca Are you tired of wearing the typical solid colored shirts? Regular tie-dye can take hours, is extremely messy, and dyes have potential to stain you and your surroundings. To add a little variation to your life try reverse tie-dye! It only takes approximately 25 minutes and requires everyday househol...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 20:53:18 PDT
Nintendo Gameboy Pocket Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Nintendo-Gameboy-Pocket-Wallet/
Nintendo Gameboy Pocket Wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/UEY4/I0R0XD14/FH6UEY4I0R0XD14.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/UEY4/I0R0XD14/FH6UEY4I0R0XD14.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/UEY4/I0R0XD14/FH6UEY4I0R0XD14.SMALL.jpg Nor-tea-a *No functioning Gameboys were harmed in the making of this Instructable*I decided to make a wallet out of a couple of broken Gameboy Pockets that were beyond repair. If you like what you see be sure to vote for me at the top right of this article or here http://www.instructables.com/contest/wearit/M...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 13:06:22 PDT
Zipper Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Zipper-Bag/
Zipper Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/W93O/I0LCQMFZ/F7CW93OI0LCQMFZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/W93O/I0LCQMFZ/F7CW93OI0LCQMFZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/W93O/I0LCQMFZ/F7CW93OI0LCQMFZ.SMALL.jpg Stephanie Soleil The favorite bag I've owned was a zipper messenger bag made by Zip It. I've had it for many many years and it's finally starting to get a little tired, so I thought why not make one myself?This design is definitely inspired by the Zip It look, but is not made to unravel in a continuous way... aside ...
By: Stephanie Soleil

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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:10:16 PDT